International Festival in Kayseri

In Kayseri, from August 23 to August 25, the 50th International Festival dedicated to the establishment of the Abkhaz-Adyghe Community was held. This Community is one of the largest in this region of Turkey.
Colorful fair and grand concert, have become a truly significant event in the cultural life of the region. A 5-hour concert with performers from different countries, including Abkhazia and Russia, was attended by more than 50,000 people.
With the support of the "International Fund Apsny" and our compatriot Mensur Ashanba, the festival featured a popular Abkhazian performer Eric Mikaya, who sang several of his hits in the Abkhaz language and immediately earned a huge sympathy of the audience.
According to Eric, the friendly atmosphere that reigned at the festival and the warm reception from the compatriots left in him the most pleasant memories.